Founded in 2016, Rebel AI is dedicated to shaping the future of digital media trading. The Rebel AI founding team and its advisory board bring decades of experience in advertising, publishing, and software.
Prior to joining AOL Platforms, Seth served in senior positions at a number of highly respected global technology companies, including Google and Microsoft. During his tenure at Google, he was a key contributor to the development of Google Webmaster Tools, Google Talk and DoubleClick AdPlanner. At Microsoft, he was a part of the original .NET team, helped build and release the first two versions of the platform and co-authored the .NET ISO standards.
Seth’s career in technology spans over fifteen years and in this time, he has invented several technology and hardware solutions and has twenty-five U.S. and foreign patents to his name. Seth holds a B.S. in Computer Engineering from Bucknell University and is a fellow at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. When he’s not building AOL’s advertising products, you can find him with his family, playing guitar or skiing.
Steve worked with smart staffers and partners across Condé Nast’s brands for 8 years; before that, he built products, businesses, and teams for About.com, Prodigy and IBM.
Deanna is a driven culture architect who builds proactive, dynamic team environments necessary to response to business change and opportunity and is able to quickly access, synthesize and define a course that will achieve maximum business results.
His efforts led him to co-chair the OpenRTB movement, design and implement private marketplaces with AdMeld and Rubicon, as well as advise nearly all major players within the industry to adopt these real-time protocols (including Rubicon, ADX, AdMeld, AppNexus, Yahoo, OpenX, Brightroll, Pubmatic, BlueKai, AdBright, and more). He currently works with a wide variety of investment arms, evaluating technical opportunities, and holds positions on several advisory boards within advertising, consumer products, health care and the fashion industry.
Ed was most recently Global GM of Digital for Wunderman Data (a WPP company) where he managed the global presence and expansion of its data management platform within EMEA, APAC and LATAM. Previously, Ed was CEO/SVP Corporate Development at SpotRight, a venture backed social data and analytics company he co-founded. There he led the company through initial go to market, launch of its patented cloud based big data and analytics platform, and established key partnerships with the largest digital marketing companies and agencies in the world.
Ed is an advisor to startups in Boulder, CO and works with organizations including Blackstone Entrepreneurs Network to provide advice on operational startup topics including capitalization and organizational growth.